The table below looks at the statistics for LAMP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAMP over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Perl PHP Python)
Rank 53 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAMP 51 39 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.47% 5.75% 6.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.47% 9.35% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 54
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
LAMP
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
683 417 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 59.91% 61.50% 58.83%
Number of salaries quoted 616 374 468
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

LAMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LAMP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region.

LAMP Salary Trend in Brighton

LAMP
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAMP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

LAMP Salary Histogram in Brighton

LAMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP.

1 75 (85.23%) PHP
2 71 (80.68%) MySQL
3 59 (67.05%) Linux
4 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (39.77%) Apache
6 34 (38.64%) OO
7 33 (37.50%) Web Development
8 32 (36.36%) JavaScript
9 28 (31.82%) jQuery
10 26 (29.55%) OOP
11 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
11 20 (22.73%) Bash Shell
12 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
13 16 (18.18%) Intranet
13 16 (18.18%) OOD
13 16 (18.18%) Backbone.js
13 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
14 15 (17.05%) DevOps
14 15 (17.05%) CSS
14 15 (17.05%) HTML
15 14 (15.91%) Puppet
16 13 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (13.64%) Ajax
18 11 (12.50%) VLAN
18 11 (12.50%) Wireshark
18 11 (12.50%) SSH
18 11 (12.50%) Polycom
18 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
18 11 (12.50%) Postfix
18 11 (12.50%) VMware

LAMP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region citing LAMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (39.77%) Apache
2 11 (12.50%) IIS
2 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.95%) Drupal
4 2 (2.27%) Moodle
4 2 (2.27%) nginx
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.14%) SAS
5 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.55%) SaaS
3 3 (3.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) TCP/IP
2 16 (18.18%) Intranet
3 11 (12.50%) VLAN
3 11 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 11 (12.50%) SSH
3 11 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 11 (12.50%) DSL
3 11 (12.50%) VPN
3 11 (12.50%) DNS
3 11 (12.50%) VoIP
3 11 (12.50%) DHCP
3 11 (12.50%) FTP
3 11 (12.50%) OpenVPN
4 9 (10.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.14%) Firewall
5 1 (1.14%) WAN
5 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (80.68%) MySQL
2 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.27%) JMeter
3 2 (2.27%) Subversion
3 2 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.36%) Marketing
2 1 (1.14%) Retail
2 1 (1.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 49 (55.68%) Developer
2 36 (40.91%) PHP Developer
3 31 (35.23%) Web Developer
4 21 (23.86%) PHP Web Developer
5 18 (20.45%) Systems Support
6 16 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
6 16 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 14 (15.91%) Junior
7 14 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
8 12 (13.64%) LAMP Developer
9 11 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
9 11 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
9 11 (12.50%) Support Analyst
9 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
9 11 (12.50%) Analyst
9 11 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (11.36%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 10 (11.36%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (11.36%) Administrator
10 10 (11.36%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) jQuery
2 16 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 16 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 15 (17.05%) CSS
3 15 (17.05%) HTML
4 12 (13.64%) Ajax
5 10 (11.36%) CSS3
5 10 (11.36%) HTML5
6 3 (3.41%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (2.27%) DHTML
7 2 (2.27%) XML
7 2 (2.27%) JSON
8 1 (1.14%) SOAP
8 1 (1.14%) .NET
8 1 (1.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.23%) Social Media
2 8 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (2.27%) Open Source
4 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Replication
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.05%) Linux
2 11 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.41%) Debian
4 1 (1.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (38.64%) OO
3 33 (37.50%) Web Development
4 26 (29.55%) OOP
5 16 (18.18%) OOD
6 15 (17.05%) DevOps
7 10 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (10.23%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.41%) Time Management
10 3 (3.41%) Scrum
11 2 (2.27%) MVC
11 2 (2.27%) Software Architecture
12 1 (1.14%) Release Management
12 1 (1.14%) Performance Testing
12 1 (1.14%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.14%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.14%) Service Management
12 1 (1.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 75 (85.23%) PHP
2 32 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 20 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 9 (10.23%) Ruby
5 8 (9.09%) Python
6 5 (5.68%) SQL
7 4 (4.55%) Perl
8 3 (3.41%) Java
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.14%) Degree
1 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) Postfix
2 2 (2.27%) Varnish
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (15.91%) Puppet
2 13 (14.77%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.82%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.55%) Ansible
5 3 (3.41%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.14%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Polycom
1 11 (12.50%) VMware
1 11 (12.50%) Cisco
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 11 (12.50%) Citrix
2 6 (6.82%) Rackspace
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
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